hole-in-the-wall

noun

Definition of hole-in-the-wall

plural holes-in-the-wall
: a small and often unpretentious out-of-the-way place (such as a restaurant)

First Known Use of hole-in-the-wall

1856

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HOLE-IN-THE-WALL Defined for English Language Learners

hole-in-the-wall

Definition of hole-in-the-wall for English Language Learners

  • : a small place (such as a bar or restaurant) that is not fancy or expensive


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